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Recruitment: NDLEA Releases List Of 5,000 Successful Candidates
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Recruitment: NDLEA Releases List Of 5,000 Successful Candidates

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has released the list of successful applicants in its ongoing recruitment exercise. NDLEA spokesman, Deputy Commander of Narcotics (DCN), Jonah Achema, announced this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja. Mr Achema urged successful candidates to visit the agency’s website www.ndlea.gov.org for the list adding that those shortlisted had also been contacted via E-mail and SMS. According to him, the candidates had applied for different vacancies, some of which were invited for job competency test. “The affected candidates, numbering 5,000, are to appear at the Agency’s Academy, Citadel Counter-Narcotics Nigeria, (CCNN), Katton-Rikkos, Jos, Plateau State for the screening an...
Solskjaer Reacts as Manchester United Appoints new Coach
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Solskjaer Reacts as Manchester United Appoints new Coach

Manchester United gaffer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has reacted after the club confirmed the arrival of a new coach, Darren Fletcher. Solskjaer said Fletcher would be a great addition to Man United’s coaching staff, adding that the 36-year-old knows what it takes to be a Red Devils player. Manchester United had announced on Monday that Fletcher would join Solskjaer’s first-team coaching staff. “Darren has the United DNA running through his veins, and he knows exactly what it takes to be a Manchester United player,” Solskjaer said as quoted by Man United’s official website. “He’s at the start of his coaching career, and his experience both on and off the pitch along with his winning mentality, commitment and hard work will be a great addition to the staff.” Reacting, Fletcher...
’40, Sexy, Successful & Happy – Linda Ikeji Celebrates Her 40th Birthday
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’40, Sexy, Successful & Happy – Linda Ikeji Celebrates Her 40th Birthday

Shared with Caption ... This is what 40 looks like. Sexy. Successful. Happy. Almost fulfilled and super grateful for a beautiful life filled with amazing family and friends. God has been incredibly good to me and I don’t take my blessings for granted. . Happy 40th birthday to me. I actually can't believe I'm 40! ��. What? Lol. Thank you so much in advance for all the beautiful birthday wishes. ��� God bless you and yours! https://www.instagram.com/p/CFTGSxYncHP/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link
Awaziem Looking Forward To Successful Campaign With Boavista
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Awaziem Looking Forward To Successful Campaign With Boavista

Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem is delighted to seal a move to Boavista and has set his sights on yet another impressive 2020/2021 campaign. The former El Kanemi Warriors defender joined the Portuguese outfit on a season-long loan, with the option to buy from FC Porto last Friday. Awaziem has spent the three seasons away from the Estadio Dragao, haven had a spell with French side FC Nantes, Turkish side Rizespor and CD Leganes of Spain. While speaking on his latest move, the 23-year-old said, he’s excited about the challenge and he’s looking forward to a wonderful season with Boavista. “I feel happy and excited to join Boavista; it’s a new challenge and I hope to have a wonderful season,” Awaziem told AOIFootball. Awaziem who has two years remaining on his contract w...
NAF Airlifts Conjoined Twins Back To Yenagoa After A Successful Surgery (Photos)
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NAF Airlifts Conjoined Twins Back To Yenagoa After A Successful Surgery (Photos)

CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS: NAF AIRLIFTS ERSTWHILE CONJOINED TWINS BACK TO YENAGOA AFTER SUCCESSFUL SEPARATION SURGERY AT FMC YOLA.In fulfillment of the promise made on 2 January 2020, when they were airlifted from Yenagoa, Bayelsa State to Yola in Adamawa State, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) today, 29 August 2020, airlifted previously conjoined twins, Mercy and Grace Aeiygbenmi, along with their parents and medical team back to Yenagoa after a successful separation surgery at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yola. The twins and their parents arrived the Bayelsa International Airport in company of the NAF Chief of Medical Services (CMS), Air Commodore Gideon Bako, onboard a NAF Beechcraft KingAir 350i aircraft. They were received on arrival by the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr La...
4.48 Million Nigerians Apply for N-Power Jobs
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4.48 Million Nigerians Apply for N-Power Jobs

Recruitment of the third batch of N-Power enrolees has so far received 4.48 million applications. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq made the announcement via her Twitter handle. Farouq wrote; “My team and I continue to interface with stakeholders to ensure a successful transition for the @npower_ng. It has been 16 days since the portal opened and we have received 4.48 million applications to date”. Recall that sixteen days after the portal was opened for application, the ministry said over 4million applications have been received. The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development had also disclosed that only 400,000 applicants will be absorbed into the third batch of its N-Power ...
Ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki, Denies Campaigning for President Buhari Against Jonathan in 2015
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Ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki, Denies Campaigning for President Buhari Against Jonathan in 2015

A former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), has denied reports that he discreetly campaigned for President Buhari while serving as President Goodluck Jonathan’s NSA in 2015. Recently, there were reports that the embattled former NSA worked secretly to enthrone President Buhari in 2015 while he was still serving under the Goodluck Jonathan administration. Dasuki in his statement, said as the NSA between 2012 and 2015, he never campaigned for the APC or Buhari, in whatever shape or form before, during, or after the 2015 presidential election.   In his statement, the former NSA said he was only involved in the unsuccessful attempt at forging an alliance between the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) and the Congress for ...
Israeli Lab Claims Successful COVID-19 Vaccine Trial on Rodents
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Israeli Lab Claims Successful COVID-19 Vaccine Trial on Rodents

The Israel Institute of Biological Research claimed it has completed successful COVID-19 vaccine trials on rodents, which has paved the way for additional trials in human beings. The Israeli Defense Ministry-run laboratory based in Ness Ziona, said it hopes to have a finished vaccine in a year, or possibly even earlier. According to The Times of Israel, the lab made the claim in a paper published Friday on the website of bioRxiv, an online repository for papers that haven’t yet been peer-reviewed, In the abstract of the report, the researchers said their vaccine, which they tested on hamsters, “results in rapid and potent induction of neutralising antibodies against SARS-CoV-2,” the virus that causes COVID-19. During the trials, two groups of rodents were infected with the ...
Leave if you Feel Nigeria is Stifling You But Don’t Forget to Give back – Nigerian Professor Writes
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Leave if you Feel Nigeria is Stifling You But Don’t Forget to Give back – Nigerian Professor Writes

A Nigerian Professor of Public Health, Ann Amuta has advised Nigerians who feel the country is stifling them to leave. Amuta who told prospective migrants not to forget giving back when they become successful in the country they settle in, backed her tweets by recounting how a married couple she's friends with migrated to the US in 2010 and now earn a combined salary of $750k annually. She tweeted;   A married couple I am very good friends with who went to med school in Nigeria migrated to the US in 2010. They told me they could barely afford their flights. In 2020, their combined salary is around $750k annually. The guy is in general surgery, his wife pediatrics. They have so much now and have done so much for their families back home. Even built houses and started a...
Tottenham vs Man Utd: Mourinho Congratulates Marcus Rashford
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Tottenham vs Man Utd: Mourinho Congratulates Marcus Rashford

Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho has congratulated Manchester United striker, Marcus Rashford for his successful free school meals campaign ahead of both side’s Premier League clash on Friday night. Rashford’s campaign for children in England to receive free school meals outside of term period amid the COVID-19 pandemic prompted a U-turn from the UK Government earlier this week. The 22-year-old England international made a personal plea, as well as an open letter to British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson. Around 1.3 million school children in England will now benefit as a result of the new decision. Reacting to the development, Mourinho, who coached Rashford during his time at Old Trafford, heaped praises on the forward, adding that he...
Toyin Lawani Reveals Why Successful Woman Stay Single, As She Sit On A Man’s Head With Pant In daring Picture
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Toyin Lawani Reveals Why Successful Woman Stay Single, As She Sit On A Man’s Head With Pant In daring Picture

Celebrity stylist and entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani reveal why most successful women decide to stay single. She wrote; Why do men Fear Ambitious women ? You can be ambitious and be submissive to your man at the same time, but I noticed Rich or poor men are easily intimidated by a strong woman who is in control , so they try to limit her doings , which is why most Successful women decide to stay single , lord I thank you for blessing me with a man that has it all and understand it all See her post on Instagram
FG to Retain Passports of Travellers to Nigeria
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FG to Retain Passports of Travellers to Nigeria

Citizens or foreigners coming into Nigeria will henceforth leave their passports with the Nigeria Immigration Service for two weeks, till their health status is verified. In a circular dated June 10, 2020 and addressed to all diplomatic, consular and international organisations accredited to Nigeria, it was gathered that only those with diplomatic passport are exempted from the new directives. The circular with reference number BW/20/CIR.LET/III/2020 reads; “Persons who have arrived in Nigeria are advised to self-isolate for 14 days and to remain in the city/state where the point of entry is located (i.e Lagos or Abuja) throughout the duration of self-quarantine. “If not resident in Lagos, passengers shall make arrangements for accommodation at their own cost. Please note t...
COVID-19: FAAN gives latest update on reopening Nigerian airports
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COVID-19: FAAN gives latest update on reopening Nigerian airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), on Thursday, held a virtual meeting with the management of Munich International Airport, Germany, to share experiences and compare notes on the effects of COVID-19 lockdown on airports. Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, said in a statement that aim of the meeting was to assess the readiness of FAAN to gradually begin operations, following the Federal Government’s directive for reopening of the four regional airports on June 21. The presentation via Skype simulated from Germany and England was tagged: “Rapid Aviation Plan”. Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, Managing Director of FAAN, said the authority was responding to the guidelines set by NCAA for gradual airport reopening and post COVID-19 operations. ...
I Will Kill you if you Mess Around With my Wife – Pastor Adeboye
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I Will Kill you if you Mess Around With my Wife – Pastor Adeboye

Pastor Adeboye revealed that he is willing to kill anyone who messes around with his wife, Foluke. General overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, during one of his weekly morning devotion revealed how far he could go to protect his wife, saying he will kill anyone who tries to mess with her. According to Adeboye, husbands and wives only have a single job on their hands and he says it is to have a successful union. He added that the wife should learn to be submissive to her husband while the husband’s assignment is to love his wife. He went on to say, people can do whatever they like to him in forms of criticism and insults but they must not extend it to his wife. “You can do whatever you like to me, you can criticize me, you can insul...
French champions, PSG confirms Permanent signing of Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following successful loan spell
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French champions, PSG confirms Permanent signing of Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following successful loan spell

Paris Saint-Germain has confirmed the signing of striker Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following his successful loan spell. The Argentina international, 27, signed a four-year deal with PSG which runs until June 30, 2024, after the French club agreed to pay a fee of €50m (£45m) with €7m (£6.2m) in add-ons for Icardi, who first joined them on loan from Inter on September 2. Icardi scored 20 goals in 31 matches in all competitions before the French season was officially ended on 30 April because of the Coronavirus pandemic. A statement issued by the Inter Milan club on Sunday, read: ‘The statement read: ‘FC Internazionale Milano announces the transfer of Mauro Icardi to Paris Saint-Germain FC: the striker, born in 1993, has permanently moved to the French club. ‘The Club than...
11 Coronavirus Patient Discharged in FCT
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11 Coronavirus Patient Discharged in FCT

11 Coronavirus patients have been discharged in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) after recovering from the disease. FCT Minister, Malam Muhammed Bello made the announcement on Sunday May 31, via his official Twitter handle.  He further disclosed that the total number of discharged patients in the FCT is now 173. Bello tweeted;   Dear FCT residents, I am pleased to announce the successful treatment and discharge of 11 #COVID19 patients from the Isolation and Treatment Centre in the FCT. The total number of discharged patients in the FCT is now 173, as at May 30th, 2020.
Huddah Monroe Gives REasons Why she will never Protest Against Racism and the Killing of Black Men
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Huddah Monroe Gives REasons Why she will never Protest Against Racism and the Killing of Black Men

Kenyan socialite, Huddah Monroe has said she is saddened by racism and the killing of Black men, however she will "never" protest for Black men because they are racist to Black women and treat White women better than they treat Black women. She said Black men only remember Black women when they are down and being discriminated against. She added that when they become successful, they go for white women and bash Black women. She said Black men shame Black women for their looks and skin colour while comparing them unfavourably to White women. She added that the White women Black men do these for are only interested in Black men because of their pockets. She said that until racism is addressed in all it's forms, including the discrimination Black women suffer in the hands of Blac...
Kylie Jenner Fires Back at Forbes After Claim she Lied to Gain Billionaire Status
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Kylie Jenner Fires Back at Forbes After Claim she Lied to Gain Billionaire Status

Kylie Jenner has fired back at Forbes for claiming she forged documents and over exaggerated her business to attain the billionaire status, saying she is not a billionaire. Kylie bashed the most explosive claim in the report, that she and her publicists had shown journalists tax returns that were likely forged in order to support inflated claims of her net worth. Forbes had put Kylie on the cover in March 2019, hailing her as the youngest ever self-made billionaire but on Friday, May 29, 2020 it claims it had been shown 2016 tax returns indicating revenue far higher than the numbers revealed by Coty’s filing, and that there were only two explanations: Kylie Cosmetics’ sales had utterly collapsed in the two years before the acquisition, or the tax returns were fabricated. She r...
Soldiers Have Killed 1,015 Boko Haram Terrorists Since April – Buratai
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Soldiers Have Killed 1,015 Boko Haram Terrorists Since April – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has revealed that troops have killed 1,015 Boko Haram insurgents since April 4 till date. The COAS disclosed this while hosting troops of Operation Lafiya Dole at an Eid-El-Fitr luncheon at Military Control and Command Centre in Maiduguri. Buratai who revealed that artillery airstrike and blockage operations conducted by troops at the Tumbuktu Triangles around Sambisa has been greatly successful, further disclosed that some notable encounters since the commencement of the operation include that of Buni Gari, Gaidam, Minok, Dapchi, Baga, Dikwa, Awulari, Ajiri, Pulka, Ngoshe, Alafa and different parts of Sambisa Forest as well as Gajiganna. He also said that a total of 84 high ranking members of Boko Haram logistics and informants were arre...
Premier League: Pochettino Announces Desire to Return
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Premier League: Pochettino Announces Desire to Return

Mauricio Pochettino, former Tottenham Hotspur manager, has declared that he was open to coaching again in the Premier League. The Argentine was sacked in November 2019, after 5 and half years at the club. Pochettino disclosed that he will make a decision based on the kind of project put to him by any potential employer. “I love England. My idea is to keep living in London…I’m open to different countries. I’m ready and we’re a much better coaching staff now. We’ve learnt a lot from our experiences at Espanyol, Southampton and Tottenham”, Pochettino told Sky Sports. “We have a lot to provide to the people that will trust in us in the future,” he said of himself and assistant coach Jesus Perez, goalkeeping coach Toni Jimenez and others he has brought with...
House Of Reps Member, Akin Alabi Lists Some People That Influenced Him To Become Successful
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House Of Reps Member, Akin Alabi Lists Some People That Influenced Him To Become Successful

NairaBet CEO and politician, Akin Alabi has listed some of those who influenced him in life. Making the list on twitter, he said, US President, Donald Trump, former Oyo state Governor, Ajimobi and Football Coach, Jose Mourinho, influenced him to be who he is today. ”Some of the people that influenced me to become who I am. Trump. Ajimobi. Jose”’, he declared while sharing their photos.  
Katsina Records 13 Deaths, Discharges 51 Patients who Recovered from Coronavirus
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Katsina Records 13 Deaths, Discharges 51 Patients who Recovered from Coronavirus

51 Coronavirus patients who underwent successful treatment have been discharged by the Katsina state government. Dr Kabiru Mustapha, the state's Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and member of the Katsina State COVID-19 Committee made the announcement on Thursday May 21. He also revealed that 13 deaths linked to Coronavirus complications has been recorded in the state. While five of the late Coronavirus patients were admitted in the state's isolation center, the remaining 8 were based on the symptomatic observations carried out after they died and outcome of a medical test conducted on their samples. Mustapha said;   ”As it is, the COVID-19 Committee now hold their meetings through the zones and there is no point to connect everybody at the moment. We re...
FG Declares Monday and Tuesday Public Holidays
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FG Declares Monday and Tuesday Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 25th, and Tuesday, May 26th, as public holidays to mark the Eldi Fitri Celebration. This was made known by Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in Abuja. Aregbesola congratulated all Muslim faithful for the successful completion of the Ramadan fast. A statement by the Director of Press in the Ministry, Mohammed Manga, quoted Aregbesola as calling on Muslim faithful to replicate the life of kindness, love, tolerance, peace and good neighborliness as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
Real Madrid Midfielder Toni Kroos Welcomes Bundesliga Return
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Real Madrid Midfielder Toni Kroos Welcomes Bundesliga Return

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos is happy seeing the Bundesliga make a successful return. In an interview with the agency dpa, the German international explained the importance to other leagues of its successful return. Kroos said, “If the Germans fail, no one else will continue [with their planned return]. “If they are not able to finish the Bundesliga, who else will be able to? For this reason, I am sure they [the other leagues] will be as attentive as to what transpires. "We trained at home for a long time, where we received plans of what to do from home. It was a long break, like in the summer, and there comes a time when you start from scratch again."
I Vowed Never to Date a Broke Guy – Moesha Boduong
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I Vowed Never to Date a Broke Guy – Moesha Boduong

Ghanaian actress, Moesha Boduong has revealed why she would never date a poor or broke guy. The actress defended her statement with a bitter experience she claims she had with her 1st boyfriend who cheated on her severally despite being poor. The actress further stated that she will not date a man without a car. “My first boyfriend was a man without cash and we were struggling together but he cheated on me severally and got my heartbroken. After such experience, I vowed never to date a broke guy. I can’t date a man without a car, a man with at least a Corolla or a Hyundai isn’t bad for a guy who wants to date me,” she explained. The actress also advised other ladies against dating several men, saying it is not enough to make a woman rich. “Sleeping with different men wil...
35 Almajiri Kids Discharged in Kaduna after Recovering From Coronavirus
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35 Almajiri Kids Discharged in Kaduna after Recovering From Coronavirus

The Kaduna state government has announced that 35 Almajiri who tested positive for Coronavirus, have been discharged after recovering from the disease. In a tweet shared on the state government's official Twitter handle, it was gathered that the kids were discharged after their successful treatment at an Isolation facility in the state. They also tested negative twice for the virus. Kaduna state now has  47 active cases of COVID-19, with four fatalities recorded. A total of 63 patients have also been discharged. Read the tweets below;
Barcelona Forward, Dembele’s Tested Negative to Coronavirus
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Barcelona Forward, Dembele’s Tested Negative to Coronavirus

Barcelona forward, Ousmane Dembele, has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19), according to Goal. The 22-year-old was Barcelona’s last squad member to be tested for the virus. DAILY POST had reported that the Frenchman recently underwent successful surgery on his right thigh in Turku, Finland last February. Dembele having taken a COVID-19 test on Monday, the result has now come back negative. Meanwhile, Barcelona has confirmed in a statement on its official website on Wednesday that Dembele can return to the club’s training centre after passing the obligatory test to continue his recovery. “The French player returns to the training centre after passing the obligatory test to continue his recovery from the hamstring injury he suffered in Februar...
Fashion Mogul, Mary-Kate Olsen Requests Emergency Divorce from Husband Olivier Sarkozy
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Fashion Mogul, Mary-Kate Olsen Requests Emergency Divorce from Husband Olivier Sarkozy

American fashion designer and former actress, Mary-Kate Olsen, has filed an emergency order to divorce her husband Olivier Sarkozy after five years of marriage. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, the 33-year-old fashion mogul filed for the emergency order this week after she initially signed a petition to divorce the 50-year-old French banker on April 17, 2020, but was unable to file it because courts were not accepting non-emergency filings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She's now requesting an emergency order that would allow her to file for divorce after Olivier terminated their lease without her knowledge and has requested she remove her belongings from the home by May 18. A source told E! News: "It's gotten very ugly between them," the insider reveals of Mary-Ka...
Gombe Discharges 39 Coronavirus Patients from Isolation Centres
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Gombe Discharges 39 Coronavirus Patients from Isolation Centres

39 Coronavirus patients have been discharged in Gombe state after undergoing a successful treatment at the isolation center in the state. Gombe's state Chairman of the taskforce on COVID-19, Idris Mohammed said the patients were discharged on Tuesday May 12, after their results returned negative from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Mohammed who disclosed that the state currently has 58 active cases and has only recorded one death from the Coronavirus pandemic, added that the total number of patients discharged in the state is now 59.
Evacuation of Nigerians From Different Countries is Reaching a Saturation Point – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama
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Evacuation of Nigerians From Different Countries is Reaching a Saturation Point – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has disclosed that the evacuation of Nigerians from different countries in the world is reaching its saturation point. The Minister who said this at the Presidential Task Force Briefing on COVID-19 on Monday May 11, said there are now over 600 evacuees in Lagos and Abuja. He further revealed that the ministry will now slow the evacuation process a bit for space, before bringing in more citizens. Though Onyeama noted that the evacuation of Nigerians from Dubai, UK and New York was successful, he also averred that a lot went wrong with logistics in the case of passengers who were transported to Abuja. He added that a better arrangement will be made to prevent any future recurrence
Europe’s wealthiest man, Bernard Arnault has Lost $30BILLION During Coronavirus Crisis
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Europe’s wealthiest man, Bernard Arnault has Lost $30BILLION During Coronavirus Crisis

Bernard Arnault, the richest man in Europe and third-richest billionaire worldwide, has lost an astonishing $30billion during the Coronavirus pandemic more than any other person in the world. The Frenchman, 71,  is the chairman and CEO of the prestigious luxury empire LVMH Moët Hennessy and oversees a portfolio of 70 luxury brands, including Louis Vuitton and Sephora. While the economy is struggling globally due to the Coronavirus pandemic, LVMH shares has plummeted by 19% in a year, Bloomberg reported. It means Arnault's net worth has plunged by a staggering $30billion, as calculated by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. It was also reported that he has lost more than any other individual in the world. As of May 6, the businessman had lost as much money as Jeff Bezos, ch...
A Lot of Men Can’t Handle Successful Women – Toke Makinwa
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A Lot of Men Can’t Handle Successful Women – Toke Makinwa

Media personality, Toke Makinwa during a live Instagram chat with IK OsaKioduwa said a lot of men cannot handle successful women. Toke Makinwa said in choosing a partner, she has never been interested in the status of a man for her but a lot of men cannot handle successful women because of financial insecurity and status. She said; A lot of women don’t have any problems with dating who…It’s not about status for me. For me I’m more interested in a guy who has purpose, a guy who is grounded in his purpose, someone who knows where he is going” “Because money can up and leave. You can marry someone who has money today and in two years the guy doesn’t have all that money anymore. But I feel like sometimes, guys think they can handle it, and they think it is nice on paper, even i...
“May You Forever Be Successful & Happiness” – Iyabo Ojo’s Blunder
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“May You Forever Be Successful & Happiness” – Iyabo Ojo’s Blunder

Maintaining a social media account especially for a celebrity is not an easy task. An ordinary person can manage to keep the account active but a celebrity has to do a lot more than just making post on social media. That is why actress Iyabo ojo is on the ropes now. Being a celebrity, it is not professional for her to handle her social media account all by herself just like Iyabo Ojo did when she shared a post on her Instagram wall to celebrate the birthday of another celebrity Helen Paul. Many other celebrities had wished Helen Paul a happy birthday through their social media handles without any hitches but actress Iyabo’s own was different. In wishing her a happy birthday the actress added that “may you forever be relevant, successful and happiness”. It was suppose to be that H...
Cristiano Ronaldo Plans to Overtake Pele’s Goalscoring Record and Become Greatest of all Time- Gary Neville
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Cristiano Ronaldo Plans to Overtake Pele’s Goalscoring Record and Become Greatest of all Time- Gary Neville

Premier League football legend, Gary Neville, has said that he doesn't see Ronaldo retiring from the game of football until he has surpassed Pele's goalscoring record because he wants to be termed the best footballer of all time. Gary Neville and Ronaldo were team-mates at Manchester United and the ex-Manchester United defender says Ronaldo's obsession with perfection might see him play until his 40s.   Pele scored a total of 1281 goals in 1363 games, a Guiness Book record, while Ronaldo has scored over 700 goals prompting Neville to say surpassing Pele is Ronaldo’s main target.   "He just wanted to be the very, very best in the world and it's so important to him,” Neville told SkySports. "It's an obsession. Absolute obsession with scoring goals. App...
Trump Administration Reportedly Drawing up various plans to punish China over Coronavirus Pandemic that has Killed Over 60,000 Americans
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Trump Administration Reportedly Drawing up various plans to punish China over Coronavirus Pandemic that has Killed Over 60,000 Americans

The Donald Trump administration is reportedly drawing up several plans to punish China over what they see as the Asian country's role in the spread of Coronavirus that has killed over 60,000 Americans and infected millions worldwide. According to a report by CNN, the White House is drawing up long and short term plans to target China, a move that if successful will create more rancor into an already tense relationship between the two world powers. According to CNN, various tools, including sanctions, canceling US debt obligations and new trade policies are going to be used against China to let the world know that ''responsibility for the death of hundreds of thousands worldwide lies with the Chinese government.'' "We have to get the economy going again, we have to be caref...
Abia Discharges one Coronavirus Patient
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Abia Discharges one Coronavirus Patient

One Coronavirus patient has been discharged from the Isolation center in Abia state after recovering from the disease. The male patient was discharged after testing negative twice in tests carried out after treatment. In a press statement signed by Dr. Azubuike K. Onyebuchi who is the medical director of Federal Medical Center, Umuahia (where the Coronavirus patients are being treated) and made available to LIB by Sunny Emmanuel Irokansi, a Customer Care Officer of the facility, it was gathered that efforts are being made in collaboration with NCDC and the State government to test all the high risks contacts of the index cases. The statement reads in full; As you are aware on the 20th of April, 2020 we reported two confirmed cases of COVID 19 in the state both of which were...
“Mercy Eke Is The Most Successful Bbnaija Winner Ever, Our Pepper No Dey Finish” – Cubana Chief Priest
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“Mercy Eke Is The Most Successful Bbnaija Winner Ever, Our Pepper No Dey Finish” – Cubana Chief Priest

Popular Nigerian celebrity barman, Cubana Chief Priest has said Mercy Eke is the most successful BBNaija reality Tv show winner of all time. The mouthpiece of lifestyle made this known on Saturday, April 25, 2020. Taking to his verified page on Instagram, Cubana’s very own Chief Priest, made a 1-day-to-go anticipatatory post for the most recent winner of the BBNaija show, Mercy Eke, ahead of the unveiling of her show with Ike Onyema, the Mercy and Ike show. According to him, Mercy is by far the most successful Big Brother Naija winner as he went on to reel out some of her accomplishments. He made special highlight on her cars, awards, endorsement deals and the soon-to-be launched Tv show on April 26, 2020. He wrote; “@official_mercyeke Am So Proud Of Your Accomplishme...
You Will Not Be Successful If You Are Too Emotional – Toke Makinwa
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You Will Not Be Successful If You Are Too Emotional – Toke Makinwa

Media girl Toke Makinwa as dropped a tip on how people can achieve success. According to the Vlogger, one cannot attain success if they are too emotional and have an emotional reaction to everything said about them. Toke made this known while reacting to her being tagged ‘Abule Egba Kylie Jenner” and announcing that she was online days ago. A follower had commented wit the smiley emoji when she tweeted this while another commented that Toke is one that can not be shamed as she is shameless. Reacting to this, she wrote; ”Abi…. you won’t be successful if you constantly have an emotional reaction to everything said about you.”
Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke reveals what annoyed her about the Hit Tv series ending
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Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke reveals what annoyed her about the Hit Tv series ending

Emilia Clarke, the star actress of popular TV series, Game of Thrones, has come out to reveal what still gets her 'annoyed' by in the Hit tv show. According to Emilia Clarke, who played the mother of dragons, Daenerys Targaryen, in the series that ended in May 2019,  she “felt” for her character after Daenerys was killed by Jon Snow.                    “I really felt for her. And yeah, was I annoyed that Jon Snow didn’t have to deal with something?” she joked. “He got away with murder — literally".' Clarke told the Sunday Times. "it felt like coming out of a bunker. Everything felt really strange.'' She said about the show finally ending. "I knew how I felt when I first read it, and I tried, at every turn, not to consider too much what other people might say, but I did always con...
Police Arrest Woman Used by Different Pastors to Perform Fake Miracles
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Police Arrest Woman Used by Different Pastors to Perform Fake Miracles

The Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) in Lagos have arrested 44-year-old woman, Bose Olasukanmi, who was used by several pastors to perform fake miracle in their churches. The woman's fake miracle was brought to light in October last year after several videos of her being ''healed'' of her bad hand, surfaced online. According to Guardian, police sources say Olasukanmi moved to a different church after being paid for every successful performance so that their trick would not be exposed by people or relations who may see her during her next performance. Speaking to newsmen after her arrest, Olasukanmi recounted how she got into the business of ''fake miracles'' “I am from Ilesha, Osun State. I am married. I had three children. Unfortunately, two died f...
Bob Iger Steps Down as Disney CEO in Surprise Announcement; Bob Chapek Replaces Him
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Bob Iger Steps Down as Disney CEO in Surprise Announcement; Bob Chapek Replaces Him

Bob Iger, 69, has stepped down as CEO of the Walt Disney Company, effective immediately and Bob Chapek is the new CEO, the board of directors announced on Tuesday, February 25. Disney named the company’s head of parks and resorts, Bob Chapek, CEO effective immediately. But Mr. Iger will stay on as executive chairman, overseeing the company’s creative endeavours through the end of next year, until his contract expires on December 31, 2021. Iger said in statement: "With the successful launch of Disney's direct-to-consumer businesses and the integration of Twenty-First Century Fox well underway, I believe this is the optimal time to transition to a new CEO." Disney Company's new CEO Bob Chapek most recently served as chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Iger said h...
My Family Wants to Drown Me – Cubana Chief Priest Cries Out
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My Family Wants to Drown Me – Cubana Chief Priest Cries Out

The Executive Director of Cubana Group, Pascal Chibuike Okechukwu popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest has cried out over an alleged nonchalant attitude of his family members in towing the lane of financial independence. The nightlife maestro who wondered if it is a crime to be successful in an Instagram post he shared, stated that his family members will henceforth get nothing from him except they reciprocate what he gives them. Cubana Chief Priest averred that his family members want to drown him, while also pointing out that they will flee when they succeed in getting him broke. He wrote;
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Owner of Football Club Steaua Bucharest Accuses his Players of Having too Much Sex and Not Being able to perform on the pitch

Gigi Becali, the owner of Romanian team, Bucharest football club FCSB has blamed his team's recent poor run of form on too much sex. The 1986 European Cup winners, who are Romania's most successful club with 26 league titles have failed to win their last three games. Commenting on the club's current poor form, Becali told local media the players are having too much sex their girlfriends. 'My players are making love with their girlfriends too often, that's why they aren't playing football so well lately,' he said after FCSB's 1-1 home draw against Chindia Targoviste over the weekend. The 61-year-old Politician and businessman also went ahead to call out Romanian national team and FCSB striker Florinel Coman. 'If Florinel Coman [FCSB striker] would have rested too ... ...
‘I’m The Chooser’ – Tracee Ellis Ross Speaks on Being Single at 47
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‘I’m The Chooser’ – Tracee Ellis Ross Speaks on Being Single at 47

American actress and television host, Tracee Ellis, sat down for her interview with Oprah Winfrey in Dallas, Texas, where they discussed a range of topics including being successful and not married at 47. Explaining her decision to remain single, the Black-ish star said: 'Like many of us was taught to grow up dreaming of my wedding and not of my life. And I spent many years dreaming of my wedding and also waiting to be chosen.  'Well, here's the thing. I'm the chooser and I can choose to get married if I want to, but in the meantime, I'm choicefully single. Happily, gloriously single. '     Tracee Ellis Ross who was recently linked to television writer and producer, Kenya Barris is the daughter of actress and Motown recording artist Diana Ross and her ex-hu...
Buhari Govt Won’t Give Kebbi Gov, Atiku $100m – Malami
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Buhari Govt Won’t Give Kebbi Gov, Atiku $100m – Malami

President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is unsettled by the reports that the United States was opposed to its alleged plan to hand $100million to Kebbi Governor, Atiku Bagudu, from the recovered Sani Abacha loot. The government is scrambling to debunk the news widely reported by the Nigerian media and has issued another statement less than 24 hours after the first. In a statement Friday night, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, called the reports unfounded and baseless. On Saturday, Malami issued another rejoinder, wherein he stated that the Nigerian government did not intend and would not give anyone a cut from the repatriated fund. A statement by Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, his Special Assistant on Media, describe...
Arsenal Confirm Five Key Players will Miss Olympiacos Clash
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Arsenal Confirm Five Key Players will Miss Olympiacos Clash

Arsenal has confirmed that the Gunners will be without five key players when they take on Olympiacos in tonight’s UEFA Europa League round of 32 first-leg tie at the Karaiskakis Stadium due to injuries, illness and personal reasons. Mikel Arteta’s men head to the game following a 4-0 victory over Newcastle United in the Premier League in their last encounter. “Calum Chambers (Left knee): ruptured anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee during Arsenal’s clash with Chelsea last December. Successful surgery completed. Rehabilitation process expected to take between six to nine months,” Arsenal wrote on their official website on Wednesday. “Mesut Ozil: will not take part in Olympiacos clash due to personal reasons. “Cedric Soares (Left knee): Progressing well with gym wo...
“We Should Thank Burnaboy for Putting Respect on our Name Internationally-Uti
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“We Should Thank Burnaboy for Putting Respect on our Name Internationally-Uti

Uti Nwachukwu has written in defence of Burnaboy after the Grammy nominee was called out for saying no one asides his family and Fela Anikulapo-Kuti paved the way for him. Reacting to the backlash Burnaboy received for his statement, Uti tweeted a day ago asking Nigerians to put respect on Burna's name. He added that Nigerians should thank Burnaboy for putting respect on Nigeria's name internationally. The Big Brother Africa star took to Instagram yesterday to reiterate this. He wrote on Instagram: If Burna says he is the Greatest, ask yourself why you are offended for his positive declaration if you’re not a Witch!!! • If he says nobody paved The way for him apart from Fela, why would you even question or fault that statement?!! Are you in the entertainment industry ??? ...
Eminem’s ‘Rap God’ Video Surpasses 1 Billion Views on Youtube, 6 Years after its Release
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Eminem’s ‘Rap God’ Video Surpasses 1 Billion Views on Youtube, 6 Years after its Release

Rapper and record producer, Eminem, has cemented his status as a rapper that will forever be remembered in the sands of time after his music video for song 'Rap God' eclipsed one billion views on video sharing site Youtube. The video, released in 2013 had over 990,000 views on Friday last week before Eminem, 47 years of age,  gave it a last push by sharing links to the video on his social media pages for fans to go and watch the video. "Rap God" is the third Eminem video to surpass 1 billion view. His track "Not Afraid" and "Love the Way You Lie," featuring Rihanna, have also surpassed 1 billion views on YouTube. Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito," is currently the most watched video on YouTube, with over 6.6 billion views as of Monday. Eminem, real names Marshall Bruc...
Andy Cole Gives Verdict on Manchester United Striker, Odion Ighalo
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Andy Cole Gives Verdict on Manchester United Striker, Odion Ighalo

Former Manchester United star, Andy Cole, has given his judgment on striker Odion Ighalo’s move to Old Trafford. Ighalo joined Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side on January transfer deadline day from a Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua on a six-month loan contract. Cole believes the 30-year-old would be a successful player at Man United, adding that the former Super Eagles striker is going to prove that he is good for the club. He stated this ahead of Man United’s Premier League clash against Chelsea on Monday at Stamford Bridge. “We are hoping that Ighalo will prove himself that he is good for Man United,” Cole told Goal. “He will offer something different to Man United, and there are no doubts that Ighalo will do just that. “He is a great fan of Man United, and for him to fin...
Pep Guardiola Explains Why he is not the Best Manager in the World
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Pep Guardiola Explains Why he is not the Best Manager in the World

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola, has explained why he is not the best manager in the world. Guardiola, who has won 29 career trophies, is currently the most successful manager in the Premier League. The Spaniard has won titles in Spain, Germany, and England with Barcelona, Bayern Munich, and Man City respectively. Asked if he is the best manager in the world ahead of Man City’s Premier League clash with West Ham United, Guardiola told Sky Sports: “No, I was. “Pay attention, what is the best manager in the world? I have certainly not felt in my life that I was the best manager even when I won 6 trophies in a row at Barcelona, and won trebles. “I was successful at Barcelona, Bayern and now Man City because I had exceptional players those great clubs I managed. “We h...